May 4, 2011


Calcaterra fired at Hartford


Hartford Director of Athletics Patricia Meiser announced that head coach Jeff Calcaterra was fired, effective immediately.


Calcaterra was in his seventh season with the Hawks. He compiled a record of 79-236-1.


Jerry Shank will become interim head coach and Inaki Ormaechea will remain as assistant coach.


The University will begin a nationwide search for a new head coach.


The Hawks are 3-34-1 overall this season and 1-11 in America East.